In 2018, Dr. Don Burke received a $25,000 Joule Innovation grant for his initiative, Critical Outreach & Diagnostic Intervention (CODI). CODI is an on-demand, immediate support service connecting rural physicians and intensivists in British Columbia. CODI provides an on-demand, virtual 24/7, immediate point of care service that connects rural physicians and intensivist in British Columbia. The CODI app aims to provide better patient outcomes, fewer unnecessary hospital transfers and reduced health care costs.
The power of connections
We interviewed past Joule Innovation grant recipient Dr. DiValentino to learn about how the connections he'...
Home care requires heavy lifting―here’s how digital health technologies can ease the burden
While a long-standing goal our health ministries have is to support greater home care and free up hospital waiting rooms, this has significant impact for
A high touch, high tech approach to COPD monitoring
Without the right means to treat and manage COPD, it can be deadly. Learn key lessons from a hospital that introduced remote monitoring technology to reduce hospital visits and lengths of stay.
Remote monitoring technology helps seniors breathe better at home
Living with chronic illness often means frequent visits to the emergency department and long hospital stays. Until now.
Frustrated by poor quality referrals? An easy-to-use solution is spreading
When it comes to poor quality referrals, doctors and their patients lose out. Just one piece of missing information when referring a patient to another doctor can delay their access to care.
How collaboration shaped my experience with innovation
Early in my practice, I noticed a pattern that was going to sink our health care system if we didn’t address it.
The power of connections
We interviewed past Joule Innovation grant recipient Dr. DiValentino to learn about how the connections he's made along the way has helped improve access to care.
Meet physician innovator Dr. Dennis DiValentino
In 2017, Dr. Dennis DiValentino received a Joule Innovation grant for his social innovation, Ramcare, to help provide care to marginalized individuals.
How the backbone of care is changing
For this physician on a volunteer trip in post-earthquake Haiti, scarcity created opportunity. Learn the story behind Cloud DX from Dr. Sonny Kohli.
The future is voice first
We’re all familiar with Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri and Google Assistant―but have you thought about how voice first technology can be applied in health care?
The future of healthcare at home | Sonny Kohli
Virtual Health - Coordinating Care In The Future
Virtual care moves toward the frontline of provider-patient relationships
(via Healthcare Dive)
The future is already upon us—let’s be bold about it
Since Joule’s creation almost three years ago, we have been working to prepare physicians for the future that is already upon us.
Time to embrace the promise of virtual health care
(via CMAJ News)
Real care delivery challenges, virtual solutions
On this episode of Boldly, Lindee David, CEO of Joule, is joined by Dr. Sonny Kohli of CloudDX and Dr. Yanick Beaulieu of Reacts. Drs. Beaulieu and Kohli both share their experience at TEDMED, their j
Canada’s health system “moonshot”—the doctor’s office of the future
The doctor’s office of the future probably feels just as far-fetched as flying cars. Only, it’s not.
How virtual care improves access to care
Virtual care technologies promise to help physicians reach rural and remote patients in hard to reach areas.
How to modernize Canada’s health care in the digital age
(via the Globe and Mail)
Modernizing Canada’s Healthcare System through the Virtualization of Services
(via the CD Howe Institute)
Why the hospital of the future will be your own home